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Incidents - Structure

Historic Yea pub badly damaged by fire

The Country Club Hotel in Yea has been gutted by fire early this morning (31 August). 

 9.22 AM 31 August, 2015

Smoke alarm saves Lara family

A working smoke alarm has saved the lives of two people from a house fire in Lara this morning (26 August).

 11.44 AM 26 August, 2015

Drysdale farm shed fire

Update @ 12:45pm: Crews have worked to contain the blaze, which is now under control.

 12.20 PM 20 August, 2015

Monbulk panel beater fire

CFA firefighters have been battling a blaze at a panel beater building in Monbulk this morning (17 August).

 12.03 PM 17 August, 2015

Woman injured in Shepparton kitchen fire

A young woman has received minor burns to her hand after a fire broke out in her kitchen while cooking last night (15 August).

 11.44 AM 16 August, 2015

House gutted in suspicious fire

Police are investigating a suspicious fire in Ballarat that occurred on Saturday night.

 4.02 PM 4 August, 2015

Woorinen clubhouse destroyed

The Woorinen Football Netball Club house has been destroyed by fire early this morning (Friday 31 July). 

 12.49 PM 31 July, 2015

Kilsyth South garage fire

CFA are attending a garage fire in Kilsyth South which started shortly after 12.30pm.

 2.06 PM 30 July, 2015

Fire destroys Tongala home

Eleven CFA vehicles are responding to a house fire at Tongala (north-west of Kyabram) which started shortly after 3pm this afternoon (Wed 22 July) and was brought under control at 4.40pm.

 5.42 PM 22 July, 2015

Home destroyed in Snake Valley

A home in a remote area of Snake Valley has been destroyed by fire this afternoon (1 July).

 3.30 PM 1 July, 2015

Electric blanket sparks warning

CFA is warning people about the dangers of electric blankets following a fire in St Albans Park, near Geelong last night.

 3.18 PM 30 June, 2015

Cornishtown shed fire

Chiltern Fire Brigade responded to a shed fire at Cornishtown on Saturday 6 June within Chiltern brigade assignment area 2. 

 10.22 AM 30 June, 2015

Smoke alarm saves elderly couple

A working smoke alarm has alerted an elderly couple to a fire in their Merrigum home early this morning (26 June).

 11.15 AM 26 June, 2015

North West rehab units meet at Golden Square

For the first time, the North West Regions rehab units met at Golden Square this week to share learnings and ideas.

 3.17 PM 25 June, 2015

Fire engulfs Sebastopol home

Two adults and two children have been taken to hospital after their house caught fire in Sebastopol this morning.

 11.51 AM 24 June, 2015

Fire at fire station

Firefighters from Clonbinane were woken by their pagers to discover they were being called to a fire at their own fire station.

 12.52 PM 17 June, 2015

Couple rescued from burning home

An off duty firefighter has had a crucial hand in rescuing an unconcious woman from her burning home in Mount Helen this morning (Monday 15 June).

 1.54 PM 15 June, 2015

Dogs saved from house fire

CFA firefighters rescued two dogs from a burning house in Wedderburn this afternoon (11 June).

 5.52 PM 11 June, 2015

House razed in Melton South

Just after 8.30pm last night (9 June), Melton Fire Brigade was paged to a reported house fire. The address was familiar to some of the responding crews, as they had only been there a month earlier for another fire.

 6.20 PM 10 June, 2015

Numurkah Church badly damaged by fire

The 129 year old St Andrews Presbyterian Church in Numurkah has been severely damaged in an overnight fire.

 1.04 PM 9 June, 2015